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      April Love

      Released Nov 27, 1957 1h 37m Musical Romance List
      Reviews 40% Audience Score 50+ Ratings A city boy (Pat Boone) moves to his uncle's Kentucky horse farm, where he courts a neighbor (Shirley Jones) and races a sulky. Read More Read Less

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      Emanuel Levy Variety Pat Boone plays a "bad" boy sent to a farm for rehab in this pleasant but wholesome musical, in which the title song was Oscar nominated and very popular at the time. Rated: C+ Jul 29, 2010 Full Review Matt Brunson Creative Loafing A harmless piffle in which Pat Boone plays the least likely juvenile delinquent in film history. Rated: 2.5/4 May 14, 2015 Full Review Read all reviews

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      Audience Member The best movie song ever sung: the title song! Rated 5 out of 5 stars 02/26/23 Full Review Audience Member Breezy musical remake of Home in Indiana (1944), with Pat Boone & Shirley Jones making a wholesome movie couple; the title song was nominated for an Oscar. Rated 3 out of 5 stars 02/27/23 Full Review Audience Member They just don't make movies like this any more. From a more innocent time. Rated 4 out of 5 stars 02/19/23 Full Review Audience Member Nice film, but very dated. Rated 3 out of 5 stars 02/16/23 Full Review Audience Member Shallow and didn't teach the best lessons, but I did enjoy some of the music. Rated 2 out of 5 stars 02/21/23 Full Review ashley h April Love is a clean cut and fun film. It is about a young man visiting his relatives' farm in Kentucky who falls in love with their neighbor. The music is terrific to listen to. Pat Boone and Shirley Jones give excellent performances. The screenplay is well written. Henry Levin did a great job directing this movie. I enjoyed this motion picture because of the drama and comedy. April Love is a must see. Rated 4.5 out of 5 stars 03/31/23 Full Review Read all reviews
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      Synopsis A city boy (Pat Boone) moves to his uncle's Kentucky horse farm, where he courts a neighbor (Shirley Jones) and races a sulky.
      Director
      Henry Levin
      Producer
      David Weisbart
      Distributor
      20th Century Fox
      Production Co
      Twentieth Century Fox
      Genre
      Musical, Romance
      Original Language
      English
      Release Date (Theaters)
      Nov 27, 1957, Original
      Release Date (DVD)
      Jul 30, 2013
      Runtime
      1h 37m